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10:00pm

Tue June 22, 2010
WUTC Local

2nd Annual New Food Economy Week Celebrates Local Food

Chattanooga, TN – Main Street Farmer's Market Manager Padgett Arnold coordinates this year's New Food Economy Week, which highlights area restaurants, farms, vendors and businesses that provide and support local produce and meats.

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9:58pm

Tue June 22, 2010
WUTC Local

Strat Parrot Markets Subversive Activities

Chattanooga, TN – Richard Winham interviews Strat Parrot, a group promoting youth-oriented nightlife in Chattanooga.

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4:55pm

Tue June 22, 2010
Music

2010 Festival Performance: Jimmy Webb

Chattanooga, TN – Hear Jimmy Webb performing the hit song "Highwayman" that he wrote.

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4:55pm

Tue June 22, 2010
Music

2010 FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHT: 7 Walkers

Chattanooga, TN – One of the most dynamic performances of the festival: 7 Walkers (which includes original Grateful Dead member Bill Kreutzmann) doing the song "I Know You Rider."

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5:29pm

Fri June 18, 2010
WUTC Local

New Farmer's Market Opens in Dalton, GA

Dalton, GA – The Downtown Dalton Development Authority in Dalton, Georgia invites you to join them on Saturday for the new Saturday Market.

Veronica French is director of the Downtown Dalton Development Authority. The family friendly event also promotes a sustainable lifestyle for the Dalton community. New farmers, as well as arts and crafts vendors and artists will also be welcomed. The Saturday Market will continue every Saturday through September 25th according to French.

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9:40am

Thu June 17, 2010
Music

2010: Maia Sharp: Performance & Interview

Chattanooga, TN – Maia Sharp performed an intimate set at the Easy Bistro in downtown Chattanooga, as part of Riverbend's Eat and Greet series.

Hear her playing and talking about her songwriting, her new album and working with Bonnie Raitt and the Dixie Chicks.

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9:40am

Thu June 17, 2010
Music

2010: Tom Russell's Live, Loud Criminology

Chattanooga, TN – Hear an excerpt of Tom Russell performing his song "Criminology," along with a brief interview.

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9:38am

Thu June 17, 2010
Music

2010 Festival Performance: Janiva Magness

Chattanooga, TN – Hear Janiva Magness performing "Walkin' In The Sun" during her Wednesday night performance at the Riverbend Festival.

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9:37am

Thu June 17, 2010
Music

2010 Festival Performance: Maia Sharp

Chattanooga, TN – Hear Maia Sharp singing her hit song, "Death By Perfection," at Riverbend Wednesday night on the TVFCU Stage. (The stage's location, under a bridge, gave her set a lot of nice natural reverb.)

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9:37am

Thu June 17, 2010
Music

2010 Festival Performance: Tom Russell

Chattanooga, TN – Wednesday night at the Riverbend Festival, singer/songwriter Tom Russell got the crowd to sing along with him on "Stealing Electricity."

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9:37am

Thu June 17, 2010
Music

2010 Festival Performance: Tab Benoit

Chattanooga, TN – Tab Benoit played a smokin' set on the Unum stage Wednesday night at the Riverbend Festival.

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2:36am

Thu June 17, 2010
WUTC Local

Neil White Finds Sanctuary Among Outcasts, Prisoners

Chattanooga, TN – Neil White's memoir is called In The Sanctuary Of Outcasts. It was published in hardcover last year, and it's just been released in paperback.

I've interviewed many authors on this show, but I've rarely had a chance to speak to someone with a story as compelling as White's. He's a writer, but he's an ex-con. His story begins in a federal prison. The buildings were also used as a medical facility, and housed some very unusual patients...

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9:41am

Wed June 16, 2010
WUTC Local

2010: Interview with Otis Taylor

Chattanooga, TN – Otis Taylor, a singer/guitarist/banjo player, is a favorite with many WUTC listeners.

Taylor performed inside the Bessie Smith Hall on Sunday afternoon. If you missed it, you missed one of Riverbend's most interesting shows.

Listen to excerpts of the performance and an interview with Taylor about his career... also, how being a professional musician is like getting clobbered at football... and a little about the true history of the banjo.

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2:05am

Wed June 16, 2010
Music

USDA Food Safety Mobile Rolls Into Riverbend

Chattanooga, TN – The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety Mobile Zone is at the festival every night, inviting people to come inside and learn important information about properly handling and preparing food.

Listen to an interview about the Food Safety Mobile Zone.

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1:57am

Wed June 16, 2010
Music

Hear Mountain Cove Bluegrass Playing "Rocky Top"

Chattanooga, TN – Tuesday night, Mountain Cove Bluegrass played on the Tennessee Lottery Stage.

Hear an excerpt of them doing "Rocky Top" plus a quick interview.

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